Ryan Bader vs. Rafael Cavalcante At UFC 174

A light heavyweight face off pinning TUF 8 winner, Ryan Bader against former Strikeforce champion, Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante was revealed today for the UFC 174 Pay-Per-View event set to be on June 14th in Vancouver, Canada.

Sources revealed the news earlier this week. At this time it is thought verbal agreements are in place on both sides.

Bader will enter the bout looking to string together two consecutive wins for the first time in more than two years. Bader defeated Jason Brilz at UFC 139 and followed that with a win over Quinton Jackson at UFC 144. Cavalcante, a former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion debuted with the UFC in June 2013, losing that fight against Thiago Silva by first round knockout.

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